The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 72 75 87
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +12
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 10 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.38% 0.70% 0.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.41% 2.23% 3.09%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 5
Median salary £50,000 £65,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% +62.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £49,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £53,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-1.05% -
MPLS
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Communications & Networking Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
156 224 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 21.55% 31.42% 22.07%
Number of salaries quoted 149 177 169
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,300 £23,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of job ads across the Southampton region citing MPLS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

MPLS
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MPLS across the Southampton region.

MPLS Salary Trend in Southampton

MPLS
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MPLS across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

MPLS Salary Histogram in Southampton

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT jobs citing MPLS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Southampton region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 21 (100.00%) Cisco
2 19 (90.48%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (76.19%) CCIE
3 16 (76.19%) F5
4 15 (71.43%) CCNP
5 14 (66.67%) WAN
5 14 (66.67%) Firewall
5 14 (66.67%) Wireless
5 14 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
6 12 (57.14%) Riverbed
6 12 (57.14%) Network Security
6 12 (57.14%) Skype
6 12 (57.14%) Blue Coat
6 12 (57.14%) Network Design
7 11 (52.38%) Cisco Prime
7 11 (52.38%) Cisco Wireless
7 11 (52.38%) Cisco Nexus
8 7 (33.33%) IPsec
8 7 (33.33%) BGP
9 6 (28.57%) Unix
10 5 (23.81%) Windows
10 5 (23.81%) Linux
10 5 (23.81%) VPN
10 5 (23.81%) VLAN
10 5 (23.81%) OSPF
11 4 (19.05%) Middleware
11 4 (19.05%) EMC NetWorker
11 4 (19.05%) HSRP
11 4 (19.05%) Retail
12 3 (14.29%) Statistics

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 14 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
1 14 (66.67%) Firewall
1 14 (66.67%) WAN
1 14 (66.67%) Wireless
2 12 (57.14%) Network Security
2 12 (57.14%) Skype
3 11 (52.38%) Cisco Nexus
3 11 (52.38%) Cisco Wireless
4 7 (33.33%) BGP
4 7 (33.33%) IPsec
5 5 (23.81%) OSPF
5 5 (23.81%) VLAN
5 5 (23.81%) VPN
6 4 (19.05%) HSRP
7 3 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (14.29%) Junos
7 3 (14.29%) L2TP
7 3 (14.29%) PPP
7 3 (14.29%) RTP
7 3 (14.29%) VoIP
General
1 4 (19.05%) Retail
2 1 (4.76%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 17 (80.95%) Network Engineer
2 12 (57.14%) Cisco Engineer
2 12 (57.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 12 (57.14%) Senior Cisco Engineer
2 12 (57.14%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
2 12 (57.14%) Senior Network Engineer
3 11 (52.38%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
3 11 (52.38%) Wireless Engineer
3 11 (52.38%) Wireless Network Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Architect
4 4 (19.05%) Network Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Blue Coat Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 3 (14.29%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Unix
2 5 (23.81%) Linux
2 5 (23.81%) Windows
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 19 (90.48%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (76.19%) CCIE
3 15 (71.43%) CCNP
4 3 (14.29%) CCNA
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
1 2 (9.52%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 11 (52.38%) Cisco Prime
2 4 (19.05%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Cisco
2 16 (76.19%) F5
3 12 (57.14%) Blue Coat
3 12 (57.14%) Riverbed
4 3 (14.29%) Juniper
5 2 (9.52%) Aruba
5 2 (9.52%) SonicWALL
5 2 (9.52%) VMware
Southampton, Hampshire
Networkers
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton
Oho Group
Salary: ASAP
Posted: 24 days ago